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Dragon Wedding Flutes by DragonsAndBeasties Dragon Wedding Flutes by DragonsAndBeasties
These two were made to go with this topper:

and a close up of just the dragons:

Gotta say, making flutes wasn't really that fun... maybe if I had straight stemmed glasses to work with it may have gone better, but these dragons were fighting gravity on those coned shape stems. I actually failed my first attempt at these, which REALLY pissed me off. I had even done a test set before I started the actual project to get an idea of how to do it! I stormed out of the studio and didn't return for a day or two because I was so disgusted with my failure. It is rare I can't figure a sculpture out, but THIS one got me. Even when I went back to the studio I shunned the project until I'd finished all my other projects, and it was the last one left. I had to scrap the first dragons and start over. Now that it is done, I am pretty happy with it, but I do not want to make flutes ever again :X

Commissions are currently closed, but pricing can be found here: [link] for future reference

Dragons hand-sculpted from Premo Sculpey clay, flutes purchased from Michaels

Please visit my FAQ page [link] before asking questions about techniques and materials. Just about every question I get is covered there. Iím not trying to be rude, I just get tired of answering the same questions over and over ^^;
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RubyFiremyst Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
These are awesome!
WindsweptSpirit Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I was browsing through my favorites and found this again. I still get the same feeling I got when I first saw it. I just absolutely love these <3
animals4501 Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
I kinda find it funny that no one has asked this question:
Are they REAL, musical flutes? Or is there another definition of flute? XD
RubyFiremyst Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
This Flute isn't a musical's a type/style of drinking glass
Pozzy-Jackson Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
If I ever get married-wow.
Primrein Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2012
These are just.. so beautiful, I love the colours and poses they have.
TheWolfsFriend Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
omfg i love them!!! :squee:
princesadragoniana Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2012
que bello quiero que tu agas las copas para mi boda
Emilou1985 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
It always amazes me each new commission you do. You really do make the cutest dragons in all of creation.
evikted Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2012
I think these turned out LOVELY. I'm sure it was incredibly frustrating, but it was WORTH IT. I bet the commissioner will love them, congratulations on getting over a difficult project!
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